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Bumper Tet for watermelon farmers

Bumper Tet for watermelon farmers

Farmers who grow watermelon in southern Ca Mau province’s Ca Mau city are raking in high profits because of a bumper harvest and rising prices for the Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday when the fruit is used on virtually every family altar.

Ninh Thuan promotes tourism in vineyards

Ninh Thuan promotes tourism in vineyards

VOV.VN - Large-scale fields are becoming more common, not just in rice farming, but also for other crops in certain parts of Ninh Thuan province. Ninh Phuoc district is using large fields to grow grapes to boost productivity.

Thua Thien-Hue expands Nam Dong orange farm

Thua Thien-Hue expands Nam Dong orange farm

The central province of Thua Thien-Hue has approved a VND70 billion (US$3.1 million) project to develop orange farms and medicinal plant farms in Nam Dong district.

Binh Thuan set to grow 9,800 ha of VietGAP dragon fruits in 2018

Binh Thuan set to grow 9,800 ha of VietGAP dragon fruits in 2018

The central province of Binh Thuan will strive to grow 9,800ha of dragon fruits up to Vietnamese Good Agricultural Practice (VietGAP) standards this year, as heard a local conference hosted by the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development on January 15.

Aquatic export estimated at US$8.5 billion in 2018

Aquatic export estimated at US$8.5 billion in 2018

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development’s Directorate of Fisheries has said it will strive to earn an export value of aquatic products of US$8.5 billion this year, up 1.2% annually.

HCM City plans more safe farm produce markets

HCM City plans more safe farm produce markets

Ho Chi Minh City's Department of Agriculture and Rural Development plans to set up 10 safe farm produce markets that will open every weekend to bring together producers and buyers of clean agricultural products.

Developing Vietnam’s organic agriculture

Developing Vietnam’s organic agriculture

VOV.VN - Organic agriculture and environmentally friendly farming are a global trend. The world has approximately 43 million ha of organic farm land and the estimated global market for organic food is around US$80 billion.

VietGap standards to merit national rice brand

VietGap standards to merit national rice brand

Rice products will be certified under the “Vietnam Rice” national brand if they are produced in accordance with VietGAP or GlobalGAP standards - good agricultural practices to produce clean and safe farm products.

Long An aims to up dragon fruit exports

Long An aims to up dragon fruit exports

The Mekong Delta province of Long An, which produces about 215,000 tonnes of dragon fruit every year, is aiming to increase its exports of the fruit by using state-of-the-art technology to develop 2,000ha of new growing land in Chau Thanh district.

AFT to promote trust in Vietnam food

AFT to promote trust in Vietnam food

The Association of Food Transparency (AFT) made its debut in Ho Chi Minh City on November 22 with the aim of connecting responsible players in the food production chain for the benefit of society and the environment.

Hung Yen orange receives collective brand recognition

Hung Yen orange receives collective brand recognition

Quang Chau orange in the northern province of Hung Yen was declared a collective trademark on November 21 by the National Office of Intellectual Properly under the Ministry of Science and Technology.